Khata, Khāta, Kha-ata: 17 definitions


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India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Khāta.—(EI 19), a well. Note: khāta is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

khata : (pp. of khaṇati) dug; uprooted. || khāta (pp. of khaṇati), dug.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Khāta, (adj.) (Sk. khāta; pp. of khan) dug DA. I, 274 (=ukkiṇṇa), a° not dug Miln. 351 (°taḷāka). Cp. atikhāta J. II, 296. (Page 236)

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1) Khata, 2 (pp. of kṣan, to wound) hurt, wounded; pādo kh° hoti sakalikāya “he grazed his foot” S. I, 27=Miln. 134, 179.—akkhata unmolested, unhurt Vv 8452 (=anupadduta VvA. 351). See also parikkhata. (Page 232)

2) Khata, 1 (pp. of khanati) 1. dug up, uprooted, fig. one whose foundation (of salvation) has been cut off; in combination with upahata D. I, 86 (=DA. I, 237); khataṃ upahataṃ attānaṃ pariharati “he keeps himself uprooted and half-dead” i.e. he continues to lead a life of false ideas A. I, 105=II. 4; opp. akkhataṃ anupahataṃ, etc. A. I, 89. (Page 231)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

khaṭa (खट).—n (kṣata S) An ulcer or a sore. 2 m A Rag or musical mode. 3 f Deeply insinuated dirt, grime (on the body or articles): also straws or rubbish. v paḍa, jama. 4 In the game of iṭīdāṇḍū or trapstick. Striking the iṭi after it is fallen. khaṭa kāḍhaṇēṃ g. of o. (To take off one's grime or dirt.) To beat soundly or scold violently. khaṭīṃ khāparīṃ lāgaṇēṃ-jāṇēṃ-miḷaṇēṃ To get dirty, dry, coarse, haggard &c., as from a sickness. 2 fig. To go to pot; to be dished or ruined--an establishment, a business: also to be squandered or dissipated--an estate: to be leveled with the dust--a town or building. Also, actively, khaṭīṃ khāparīṃ lāvaṇēṃ or miḷaviṇēṃ.

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khaṭa (खट).—a (ṣaṭha S) Vile, villainous; a scamp, scoundrel, rascal, rogue.

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khata (खत).—( A) A note of hand; a bond; a writing in acknowledgment of a debt. See karjakhata, gāhaṇakhata, pharōktakhata, phārīkhata. 2 A line or stroke, a line drawn. 3 Those hairs of the beard and face which the barber plucks out.

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khata (खत).—n ( H) Manure.

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khata (खत).—n (Vulgar for kṣata S) A wound or a sore.

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khatā (खता).—m & f See khatattā m & f.

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khatā (खता).—f ( A) Apprehension of evil; solicitous fear. 2 Loss or detriment. 3 Fault, offence, transgression. Pr. dayā udhāra khatā rōkaḍī Mercy is held in loan or on credit; a fault meets with instant payment.

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khāṭa (खाट).—a Cross, morose, savage, surly, ill-tempered--man or animal: hard, harsh, rough, stern, severe--manners, speech.

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khāṭa (खाट).—f (khaṭvā S) A common bedstead or sleeping cot.

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khāṭā (खाटा).—a (khaṭṭā) Dressed and left fallow (to gather, by exposure to the atmosphere, āmba or salts) for a future sowing--land: also corn or grain &c. raised upon such land. This word prevails in the Desh, and, about Satara and Wye, māḍā or māḍhā.

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khāta (खात).—n m Manure or compost. 2 Muck or rubbish (considered as good for manure).

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khātā (खाता).—a (khāṇēṃ) That eats; an eater. Pr. khātyālā na khātā dēkhūṃ sakata nāhīṃ. Pr. khātīcē gāla āṇi nhātīcē bāla jhāṅkata nāhīnta Learning, wealth &c., where it exists, cannot be concealed; reality must out.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

khaṭa (खट).—n An ulcer; grime. m A musical mode. a Vile. khaṇṭīkhāparī lāvaṇēṃ To get dirty or haggard.

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khata (खत).—n A note of hand. A bond. Manure. A wound.

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khatā (खता) [-ttā, -त्ता].—f Apprehension of evil. Loss. Fault.

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khāṭa (खाट).—f A sleeping cot. a Cross.

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khāṭā (खाटा).—a Dressed and left fallow (land).

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khāta (खात).—n m Manure; muck or rubbish.

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khātā (खाता).—That eats; an eater. khātīcē gāla āṇi nhātīcē bāla jhāṅkata nāhīnta Reality must out.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Khaṭa (खट).—[khaṭ-ac]

1) Phlegm.

2) A blind well.

3) A hatchet.

4) A plough.

5) Grass.

6) The closed fist.

7) A kind of blow or wound.

Derivable forms: khaṭaḥ (खटः).

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Khāta (खात).—p. p.

1) Dug up, excavated, bored; तुभ्यं खाता अवता अद्रिदुग्धा (tubhyaṃ khātā avatā adridugdhā) Ṛgveda 4.5.3; कीट° (kīṭa°) ...शुल्कस्य कीटखातस्य वह्नि- दग्धस्य सर्वतः । तरोरप्यूषरस्थस्य वरं जन्म न चार्थिनः (śulkasya kīṭakhātasya vahni- dagdhasya sarvataḥ | tarorapyūṣarasthasya varaṃ janma na cārthinaḥ) || Pañcatantra (Bombay) 2.89.

2) Torn, rent.

-tam 1 An excavation.

2) A hole.

3) A ditch, moat; पतति कदाचिन्नभसः खाते (patati kadācinnabhasaḥ khāte) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 5.29.

4) An oblong pond.

5) A cavern.

6) Digging a hole.

-tā An artificial pond.

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Khāṭa (खाट) or Khāṭā (खाटा).—f. A bier, a bed-stead on which dead bodies are carried to the cemetery.

Derivable forms: khāṭaḥ (खाटः).

See also (synonyms): khāṭikā, khāṭī.

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Khāta (खात).—See under खन् (khan).

See also (synonyms): khātra.

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Khāṭa (खाट).—(khe'ṭaḥ)

1) a planet.

2) Rāhu, the ascending node.

Derivable forms: khāṭaḥ (खाटः).

Khāṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kha and aṭa (अट).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Khaṭa (खट).—(m. or nt.; Sanskrit Lex. m.; compare Deśīnāmamālā 2.72 kha-ḍaia = saṃkucita), fisticuff, blow with the fist (compare next): Śikṣāsamuccaya 56.17 khaṭa-capeṭa-caṇḍa-prahārāṇāṃ; Karmavibhaṅga (and Karmavibhaṅgopadeśa) 37.5, 6 khaṭa- (by em., ms. śata; Tibetan confirms em.) -capeṭa- pradāna; Laṅkāvatāra-sūtra 119.14 khaṭa-capeṭa-.

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Khaṭa (खट) or Khaṭu.—(1) : Divyāvadāna 173.10 khaṭu-capeṭādibhis; (2) khaṭv-ākārān (sattvān) Divyāvadāna 338.8 (here Dutt, Mūla-Sarvāstivāda-Vinaya iv.38.17 note, cites Tibetan as gtun, pestle); 342.11 (here Dutt, ib. 44.19, cites Tibetan as phar [read phor] pa, said to mean saraka, a drinking vessel); but 342.26, 343.5 replaces this by what is meant for taṭṭv-āk°, see s.v. taṭṭu; so read each time.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Khaṭa (खट).—m.

(-ṭaḥ) 1. Grass. 2. Phlegm. the phlegmatic or watery humor. 3. A blind well. 4. An axe, a hatchet. 5. A closed or doubled fist, as for striking. 6. A plough. 7. A fragrant kind of grass: see kattṛṇa. E. khaṭ to seek, to wish, affix ac.

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Khāṭa (खाट).—mf.

(-ṭaḥ-ṭā) 1. A bier, a cot or bedstead on which dead bodies are conveyed to the pile. E. khaṭ to screen, affix ghañ.

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Khāta (खात).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Dug, excavated. 2. Torn, rent. n.

(-ṭaṃ) 1. A square or oblong pond. 2. Any excavation. E. khan to dig, affix kta and the pen. lengthened.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Khaṭa (खट).—[Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 58, 9, read ṣaṭka.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Khāta (खात).—[masculine] [neuter] ditch, well, pond; [neuter] cavity, hole.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Khaṭa (खट):—m. phlegm, phlegmatic or watery humor (cf. kapha), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) a blind well, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā [Scholiast or Commentator]]

3) an axe, hatchet, chisel (ṭaṅka), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) a plough, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) a kind of blow (‘the closed or doubled fist, as for striking’ [Horace H. Wilson]), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

6) grass (used to thatch houses; cf. kaṭa, khaḍa), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

7) a fragrant kind of grass, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

8) Khāta (खात):—[from khan] a mfn. ([Pāṇini 6-4, 42]) dug, dug up, excavated, [Ṛg-veda iv, 50, 3; Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa iii etc.]

9) [v.s. ...] digged into the earth, buried, [Mahābhārata xiii, 3089]

10) [v.s. ...] torn, rent, [Horace H. Wilson]

11) [v.s. ...] m. a ditch, [Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi i, 3, 921]

12) [v.s. ...] n. ([Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska iii, 23]) a ditch, fosse, moat, well, pond, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa ix, 4, 3, 9; Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Pañcatantra; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] etc.

13) [v.s. ...] an excavation, cavern

14) [v.s. ...] digging a hole, [Horace H. Wilson]

15) Khātā (खाता):—[from khāta > khan] f. an artificial pond, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. deva-kh, viṣama-kh, sama-kh, sūcī-kh.)

16) Khāṭa (खाट):—m. (= khaṭṭi) a bier, cot or bedstead on which dead bodies are conveyed to the pyre, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

17) Khāṭā (खाटा):—[from khāṭa] f. idem, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

18) Khāta (खात):—b khātaka, etc. See √khan, p.337.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Khaṭa (खट):—(ṭaḥ) 1. m. Grass; phlegm; a blind well; an axe; a plough; a doubled fist; fragrant grass.

2) Khāṭa (खाट):—[(ṭaḥ-ṭā)] 1. m. f. A bier.

3) Khāta (खात):—(taṃ) 1. n. A square pond; an excavation. p. Dug; torn.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Khāta (खात) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Khaya, Khāa.

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Khaṭa (खट) [Also spelled khat]:—(nf) sound produced by the impact of one object on another, sound of knocking, rap; —[khaṭa] rapping, rap-trap; knocking;broil, quarrel.

2) Khata (खत):—(nm) a letter; line; handwriting; [khato-kitābata] correspondence; —[khīṃcanā] to draw a line; —[karanā] a line to be drawn; —[honā] a breach/ crack to develop.

3) Khatā (खता):—(nf) fault; guilt; error; ~[vāra] guilty; —[karanā] to commit a mistake/fault.

4) Khāṭa (खाट) [Also spelled khat]:—(nf) a cot, bedstead; —[khaṭolā] household effects; —[toḍanā] to keep on lying idle; —[para paḍanā] to be bed-ridden; —[se utārā jānā] to be on the verge of death; —[senā] to be confined to bed through prolonged illness; —[se laganā] to be reduced to skeleton, to be emaciated.

5) Khāta (खात) [Also spelled khat]:—(nm) fovea, fossa.

6) Khātā (खाता):—(nm) ledger; account; —[kholanā] to open an account; —[ḍālanā] to commence dealings (with); [khāte meṃ ḍālanā] to debit to the account (of).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Khaṭa (ಖಟ):—

1) [noun] any of various plants of the grass family that are usu. used for food, fodder or grazing and as lawns; grass.

2) [noun] a deep, dark well, usu. without water.

3) [noun] the thick, stringy mucus secreted by the mucous glands of the respiratory tract and discharged from the throat, as during a cold; phlegm.

4) [noun] a small axe with a short handle, for use with one hand; a hatchet.

5) [noun] an agricultural implement with a cutting blade fixed in a frame drawn usu. by draught animals, used to prepare the soil for sowing or planting, by cutting furrows in it and turning it up; a plough.

6) [noun] the closed fist.

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Khaṭa (ಖಟ):—[adjective] = ಖಟ್ಟ [khatta].

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Khata (ಖತ):—

1) [noun] a style or way of forming letters and words in writing; a hand-writing.

2) [noun] something written by hand as a letter.

3) [noun] a man who writes, esp. whose work or occupation is writing; a writer.

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Khāṭa (ಖಾಟ):—[noun] a strong, pungent smell.

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Khāta (ಖಾತ):—[adjective] (said of soil) turned up; dug; excavated.

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Khāta (ಖಾತ):—[noun] the place where the earth is dug, excavated; a trench; moat; a defensive ditch around a castle.

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Khāta (ಖಾತ):—[noun] an artificial pond or water-tank.

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Khāta (ಖಾತ):—[noun] = ಖಾತೆ [khate]2.

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